La Promenade des Gouverneurs, Quebec City

#8 of 37 in Historic Sites in Quebec City
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Stroll down La Promenade des Gouverneurs, a long boardwalk that joins up several of the city's attractions and features a good number of scenic viewpoints. The elevated wooden trail follows the path of the citadel, with the old fortification walls on one side of the walkway. Offering particularly notable views of the river, the path has become popular with visitors wishing to photograph wide-angle shots of the city. As you would expect, such a scenic urban route also attracts a good number of joggers. Use our Quebec City trip itinerary website to arrange your visit to La Promenade des Gouverneurs and other attractions in Quebec City.
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  • On our last trip to this amazing city we took the la promenade des gouverneurs. It is located at the end if Duffrin terrace. It is a series of stairs and platforms along the side of the Citadele...  more »
  • We walked the promenade on a cold January day in the evening and still enjoyed it thoroughly. We hope to be back in the summer. The Walk is not long but has quite a few steps, just so you know...  more »
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